Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Penrith goes live for potential NRL hat-trick

Penrith City Council will host a live site for this weekend’s 2023 NRL Grand Final as the city aims for a third consecutive GF win its much-loved Penrith Panthers.

From 5pm on Sunday 1 October in The Mondo, fans will be able to grab a spot to cheer on the Panthers as they ready themselves for kick off at 7.30pm. 

Penrith Mayor, Todd Carney said Grand Final fever had well and truly gripped Penrith, something the city is now accustomed to at this time of year.

“The whole Penrith community is once again celebrating the Penrith Panthers making the NRL Grand Final – that is now four years in a row,” Mayor Carney said.

“Each year the Penrith Panthers re-write the history books, this year is no different as they attempt to become the first NRL team to win three premierships back-to-back.

Penrith Panthers players pose for a photo during a training session yesterday.

“I encourage all rugby league fans to come down to Council’s live site at The Mondo to witness what could be a very special moment in sport.

“The family friendly event has everything you need to settle in and watch a great game of football – I can’t wait!”

There will be food trucks, entertainment, and face painting for the kids at the alcohol-free event.

The site has a limited capacity with no reserved seating. The community are encouraged to come early to secure their seat on a first come basis, the Mayor said.

For more details, go to: https://bit.ly/3PSbGVG.

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